YORYM-C0CCFB: Roman : coin

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-C0CCFB

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper-alloy barbarous copy of a Roman radiate, dating to the period 275 - 285 AD (Reece Period 14). Obverse of right-facing radiate bust with dots around the edge mimicking an inscription. Reverse of standing figure with foliate border. The coin is 11.01mm in diameter, 1.02mm in thickness and weighs 0.46g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 275
Date to: Circa AD 285

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.02 mm
Weight: 0.46 g
Diameter: 11.01 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Lydia Prosser
Identified by: Miss Lydia Prosser

Other reference numbers

Other reference: E05653

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Radiate (antoninianus)
Denomination qualifier: Certain
Ruler/issuer: Radiate (Barbarous)
Primary ruler qualifier: Certain
Reece period: Period 14 [275-296]
Obverse description: Right-facing radiate bust

Reverse description: Standing figure

Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Status: Regular
Status qualifier: Certain

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Cottam (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9665
Four figure Latitude: 54.07199562
Four figure longitude: -0.53441289
1:25K map: SE9665
1:10K map: SE96NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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